Google is today making a change to Gmail that will further bake in Google+ to its webmail product in a way that’s actually somewhat practical, though also potentially invasive. Going forward, you’ll now
Walmart has yanked the compromised meat, a venerated dish in parts of the country. As if a nasty bribery scandal in Mexico was not enough to deal with, Walmart is now embroiled in a fox-meat scandal in
Update at 3:05 p.m. ET: NOAA's Space Weather Prediction Center now reports: "The coronal mass ejection (CME), originally expected to arrive around 0800 UTC (3:00 a.m. EST) today, January 9, was observed
Sliced apples that never cease looking fresh: that's the promise from a Canadian company behind new apples that have been genetically engineered to retain their alluring color even after being cut open.
Emperor penguins are having to struggle up 100-foot walls of ice as warmer temperatures force them out of their traditional breeding grounds, a study has shown. The gravity-defying march of the penguins
Steve McQueen, the British director of Oscar-tipped drama 12 Years a Slave, has criticised Hollywood for a historical paucity of movies on slavery. McQueen, the Turner prize winner turned film-maker, the
From the world's largest underground hotel to Star Wars-style holographic communication, the coming year is set to unveil an array of incredible advances in science and technology Beam yourself across
But understanding this fact is, and must be, the first step toward escape; the Panopticon doesn't work if we watch the watchers back. Knowing exactly how we are being surveilled is the set-up for a prison
(AP/Ed Andrieski) Drug warriors insist we still don’t know enough about its possible therapeutic properties. It’s simply not true December 26, 2013 11:00pm (UTC) This article originally appeared on AlterNet.